The Door in the Wall

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Random House Children's Books, Jan 25, 2012 - Young Adult Fiction - 128 pages
Set in the fourteenth century, the classic story of one boy's personal heroism when he loses the use of his legs.
 

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Young Robin becomes ill, losing the use of his legs just as plague strikes London. A local friar arrives to rescue him and nurse Robin back to health. The friar's actions start the young nobleman on a ... Read full review

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Set in England during the medieval era, young Robin, son of a nobleman, loses the use of his legs. His father goes off to fight in a war, while his mother is called to London to serve the queen ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
5
Section 2
7
Section 3
18
Section 4
19
Section 5
26
Section 6
32
Section 7
39
Section 8
42
Section 9
62
Section 10
64
Section 11
76
Section 12
86
Section 13
104
Section 14
120
Section 15
123
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About the author (2012)

Marguerite de Angeli was an American writer and illustrator of children’s books, born in Michigan in 1889. An author and illustrator of 28 books, she won the 1950 Newbery Award for her book The Door in the Wall. In addition to her own writing, she illustrated more than three dozen books for other authors. She died in 1987.

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